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September 24, 2022

Savannah, GA – Woman Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Telfair Sq 

Savannah, GA (September 24, 2022) – Around 10:40 a.m. on the morning of Friday, September 23, a woman was injured in a pedestrian accident in Savannah. 

According to Savannah Police Department officials, the accident happened on Telfair Square. Two women were walking across the street in the area when they were suddenly struck by a sedan that was rounding the corner. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene, though it is not known if they received charges. 

Several local responders, including Savannah fire crews and paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The two women, who have not yet been identified, were rushed to local hospitals for treatment. They are expected to be okay. 

The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible. 

No further details have been released but the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. 

Our thoughts go out to the injured victims at this time. We hope that they will receive a speedy recovery. 

Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia

Careless drivers cause many car accidents every year in the state of Georgia. Though these accidents involve many parties, pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads. This is due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm. In 2021, approximately 322 pedestrians were killed in fatal pedestrian accidents throughout Georgia. When drivers act in a negligent fashion, a pedestrian accident could occur in the blink of an eye. Being hurt in a pedestrian accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, which is why you should speak with an accident attorney that you can trust. 

Facing a pedestrian accident can be a challenging thing to do entirely on your own. You may be left with a wide array of questions, which you can only answer with the help of an attorney on your side. There are many consequences to pedestrian accidents that you may not have expected and are now in a difficult position. There are many serious injuries that stem from pedestrian accidents, which include the following: 

  • Neck and back injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Broken bones
  • Paralysis

If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you should speak with a Savannah personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. You should speak with an attorney who has handled these types of claims in the past. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages, which include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here to help you when you need it the most. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Savannah at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you in your dire time of need. 

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.